Champions League Quarter-Final: Carlo Ancelotti returns to Madrid

Ancelotti will be in no mood for pleasantries in April.

Ancelotti will look to deny Real Madrid an opportunity to edge closer to their 12th title when his current clubside clashes with the Spanish giants in April.

The Champions League quarter-final fixtures will see Carlo Ancelotti return to Real Madrid as the coach of German club, Bayern Munich.

Ancelotti managed the Spanish club for two years before moving to the Allianz Arena in 2016. He led Real Madrid to their tenth Champions League trophy in May 2014.

In the other draws on Friday, Italian giant Juventus was picked to lock horns with Barcelona. The last time both sides met in the competition was in the final in June 2015. Barcelona won the tie 3-1.

Other fixtures are: Dortmund vs Monaco; Atletico Madrid vs Leicester.

The draw.

Real Madrid are the holders of the prestigious trophy, after winning their 11th record-extending title in 2016.

The fixtures will take place in the weeks of April 11-12 and 18-19.

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